A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Interim Chair:Christi Batamula, Ph.D.
Fowler Hall (FH) 304
(202) 250-2468 (department videophone) (202) 651-5530 (voice) (202) 651-5860 (fax)
The Department of Education offers graduate and postgraduate programs to prepare professional personnel to work with deaf and hard of hearing students from all ages in various kinds of educational programs and settings. Our graduate programs are designed so that you can graduate with a Master of Arts degree in your area and a teaching licensure, a graduate certificate, or an Educational Specialist degree (Ed.S.). All programs involve exposure to professional organizations, agencies, and educational facilities related to the education of deaf and hard of hearing students.
If you are not sure which Master's program is the best fit for you, please check out the handy flowchart below to help you decide!
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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